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Preparations ramp up for FIBA Women's Asia Cup

Preparations ramp up for FIBA Women's Asia Cup

25 May 2017

Preparations have begun ahead of the FIBA Women’s Asia Cup with an Australian women's basketball squad headed to Phoenix, Arizona for a selection camp from June 25-July 3.

Mother and son put Australia on the curling map

Mother and son put Australia on the curling map

24 May 2017

It’s not every day an Australian mother and son duo join forces to compete at the Mixed Doubles Curling World Championships.

Wu in line for another World Championship

Wu in line for another World Championship

24 May 2017

Triple Olympian Melissa Wu has made a strong start to the Aquatics World Championships diving selection trials in Sydney by partnering with South Australia’s Taneka Kovchenko to win the women’s platform synchro final.

Olympic bronze medallists take honours at Australian Diving Open

Olympic bronze medallists take honours at Australian Diving Open

23 May 2017

Olympic diving bronze medallists Anabelle Smith and Maddison Keeney have held off a determined challenge from teammates Esther Qin and Georgia Sheehan to win gold in the 3-metre synchro at the Australian Open and World Championship selection trials at the Sydney Aquatic Centre.

Mitchell books World Championships berth

Mitchell books World Championships berth

22 May 2017

Rio 2016 javelin finalist Kathryn Mitchell has booked her spot in the Australian team for the World Athletics Championships in London in August.

AOC welcomes National Sports Plan

AOC welcomes National Sports Plan

22 May 2017

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has welcomed the Federal Government’s National Sports Plan.

Young Aussie archers begin World Cup season

Young Aussie archers begin World Cup season

22 May 2017

A team of young Australian archers have kicked off their World Cup season in Shanghai over the weekend.

Aussie Sevens sixth in final event of World Series season

Aussie Sevens sixth in final event of World Series season

22 May 2017

Australia has been defeated by South Africa 17-28 in the 5th Place Playoff at the London Sevens tournament where Scotland successfully defended its 2016 title.

Australian Sprint Canoe team arrive in Europe for World Cups campaign

Australian Sprint Canoe team arrive in Europe for World Cups campaign

22 May 2017

The Australian Canoe Sprint team has arrived in Europe ahead of the first ICF World Cup of the year in Szeged, Hungary, as they begin their new Olympic cycle.

Divers ready to compete for places on World Championships team

Divers ready to compete for places on World Championships team

22 May 2017

Australia’s best divers will be in action at the Sydney Aquatic Centre at Homebush as they compete for places on the national team for this year’s World Aquatics Championships in Budapest.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

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Synchronised Swimming began as a sport for men in the 1800s. It became an Olympic sport in 1984 but it is only open to women.

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).